This Tuesday, May 17, the epidemiological report of the Ministry of Health reports 743 active cases (0.06%) under treatment at the national level and 22 severe cases admitted to REA including 4 new cases admitted in the last 24 hours. The occupancy rate of resuscitation beds dedicated to Covid-19 stood at 0.4% on Tuesday.
Thus, the report from the Ministry of Health reports 7,515 tests carried out in 24 hours, bringing the national total of tests since the start of the pandemic to 11,573,198. In addition, Morocco has recorded two deaths due to Covid-19 in Taroudannt (Souss-Massa region) and Berkane (Oriental region). The national total of deaths since the start of the pandemic therefore stands at 16,074. The fatality rate is still at 1.38%.
Still in its daily epidemiological report, the department of Khalid Ait Taleb reports that only 9 cases are under artificial respiration while Morocco has not reported any intubated cases for several days.
In addition, and as indicated by the MoroccoLatestNews monitoring and monitoring platform, www.moroccolatestnews.com, the Kingdom has identified in the past 24 hours, 135 new confirmed Covid-19 cases, bringing the national total of contaminations proven to be 1,165,984.
Morocco has also recorded 72 recoveries, bringing the national total since the start of the pandemic to 1,149,167 remissions. The cure rate stood at 98.56% on Tuesday.
With regard to vaccination, the number of beneficiaries of the first dose of the vaccine since the start of the national campaign reached 24,819,201, the second dose 23,299,298 while the number of beneficiaries of the D3 reached 6,341,233. , said the Ministry of Health.